Headquarters Address

Home: Our LocationsUKAbout Us › WSP Group In UK

WSP Group in the UK

As well as our UK business being part of WSP Environment & Energy’s global operation, we are also part of WSP Group Plc.


WSP Group Plc

WSP Group is one of the world’s largest design, engineering and management consultancies specialising in property, transport and infrastructure projects. Our multi-disciplinary service enables WSP to offer a truly integrated service.


The business began in the early 1970’s and Chris Cole, our Chief Executive, joined WSP in 1972. Today WSP has over 10,000 people across 100 locations around the world. WSP has won awards and been involved in some of the world’s most prestigious schemes and developments.


WSP Group in the UK

Similarly to WSP Environment & Energy, WSP Group was founded and started its life in the UK. Today in the UK alone, WSP Group has 3,000 staff. WSP in the UK offers a fully integrated multi-disciplinary service. Expertise includes mechanical & electrical engineering, vertical transportation solutions, flood risks, civil engineering design and construction management, transportation planning, fire engineering and structural design.


We all work together in the same offices and we work jointly on many projects, providing a fully integrated service for our clients. Major projects have included the new town Northstowe in Cambridgeshire, The Shard in London which when complete will be Europe’s tallest building, the RBS headquarters in Scotland, and Beatham Tower in Manchester. Our UK teams also support overseas projects such as The Prince’s Club in Morrocco.   

The shard 2